U.S. National Inventors Hall of Fame currently accepts nominations for next Class of Inductees
NIHF seeks candidates whose patented work is groundbreaking or a significant advancement in their field, is commercialized and in widespread use, and is having a major impact on our daily lives. A candidate for induction into NIHF is required to hold a United States utility or plant patent for their invention. NIHF considers both living and deceased candidates.
Nominations can be submitted through the nominations page on our website.
The deadline for nominations for the Class of 2022 is Monday, February 15, 2021.